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Portrait Restaurant Exhibition Ticket Packages

In line with UK government guidance, the National Portrait Gallery, London will temporarily close from Wednesday 18 March 2020 until further notice, in order to help contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus, and ensure the safety and wellbeing of our visitors and staff.

David Hockney: Drawing From Life

Pair your visit to David Hockney: Drawing From Life with a sumptuous afternoon tea in Portrait Restaurant with our specially priced ticket package.

Inspired by Hockney’s Yorkshire roots and boundless creativity, we have devised a delectable new afternoon tea menu combining traditional favourites and artistic license.

You’ll enjoy the full, time-honoured meal of sandwiches, home-baked scones with jam and clotted cream, and our pastry chefs’ gorgeous selection of fancies – all accompanied by stunning rooftop views of Westminster.

This special package costs £42.50 for the ticket and afternoon tea, or £50 with a Bellini cocktail or glass of Prosecco.

To book both your table and exhibition ticket, contact the Portrait Restaurant directly on 020 7312 2490.

Cecil Beaton's Bright Young Things

Experience the flamboyant, decadent style of the Bright Young Things with Portrait Restaurant’s special cocktail and ticket package for £30.00.

View the exhibition, then toast your visit with a Beaton inspired cocktail. Choose from the fruity, fizzy Flapper or long Horse’s Neck, while enjoying Portrait Restaurant and Bar’s renowned views.

To book your place and exhibition ticket, contact the Portrait Restaurant directly on 020 7312 2490.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Booking only taken by the restaurant and over the phone
  2. Package and bookings are subject to availability
  3. Tickets are printed by the restaurant (ticket package bookings only)
  4. On arrival collect your ticket at the restaurant and pay for your package
  5. Go ahead and enjoy the exhibition
  6. Then Come back to the restaurant and enjoy your meal with us
  7. Any pre-payment amount will be going toward your final bill. The remainder to be paid on departure 020 7312 2490
  8. Discretionary 12.5% Service Charge not included